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Acoustic Goodies from Winter NAMM 2017

Frets editor Jimmy Leslie was covering Rich Robinson and his Magpie Salute group’s sold-out concerts in New York City during NAMM, so the rest of the …

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Review: Antelope Audio Zen Tour

Back at NAMM a couple months ago, we gave you a preview of the Zen Tour from studio hardware heavyweight Antelope Audio. A gorgeous, yet powerful …

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Here’s how technology is fueling the home-recording industry

Music producer Jacquire King explains digital recording products and techniques for professionals and consumers in a workshop session at NAMM. (Photo …

First Look: Taylor Academy Series 10e

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NAMM '17 - Traveler Guitar Traveler Acoustic CL 3EQ and Travelcaster Deluxe Demos

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NAMM '17 - LunaStone Pedals TrueOverDrive 1 Demo

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NAMM '17 - MTD Lynn Keller Signature 5-String and Bubby Lewis Signature 6-String Demos

Luthier Michael Tobias shows off two sophisticated low-enders in honor of remarkable players.

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NAMM '17 - Fodera Monarch-P Classic, Emperor-J Classic, Emperor Guitar, and Imperial Demos

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NAMM '17 - Eventide PitchFuzz Demo

The hi-tech H9 multi-effect wonder box gets another software plug-in upgrade.

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NAMM '17 - EBS The Drive, Black Haze, and Drive Me Crazy Demos

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NAMM '17 - Falbo Guitars New Models and Options

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NAMM '17 - Wampler Pedals Dracarys Distortion and Ethereal Delay/Reverb Demos

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NAMM '17 - Michael Kelly Guitars 507 7-String Demo

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NAMM '17 - Hagstrom Guitars Three Kings Super Swede and Viking Deluxe LTD Demos

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NAMM '17 - Ovation USA Glen Campbell Balladeer and Exotic Series Elite Plus Demos

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NAMM '17 - Joe Gore Pedal Debuts and Demos

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NAMM '17 - ISP Technologies Michael Sweet Signature Theta Pro DSP Demo

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NAMM '17 - Death By Audio Evil Filter and Micro Dream Delay Demos

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NAMM '17 - Fishman Fluence Tosin Abasi, Killswitch Engage, and Willie Adler Signature Pickup Demos

Listen to the latest round of signature pickups by three of modern metal's most influential players.

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NAMM '17 - Classic Audio Effects Stump House, Transponder, and Yukon Demos

The South Carolina-based pedal builders add innovative expression controls to their new line of stomps.

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NAMM '17 - Spector Kenmare EU Demo

Bass luthier extraordinaire Stuart Spector shows off a lovely, Czech-made semi-hollow 6-string with a carved spruce top.

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NAMM '17 - Blackstar ID:Core Stereo 20 V2 Demo

The Brit amp makers update their popular digital practice amp, as well as other pint-sized offerings.

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NAMM '17 - Hamer Guitars Standard Demo

A beloved boutique brand is revived in the form of six mid-priced classic models: the Standard, Vector, Monaco, Special Jr., and two Archtops.

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NAMM '17 - Cole Clark Little Lady Demo

The Australian company celebrates sustainability and shows off a uniquely shaped new model.

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NAMM '17 - Kz Guitar Works Kz One Standard Demo

Taking inspiration from Brian May's guitars, the latest models combine a modern look with classic tones.

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NAMM '17 - Boss Acoustic Singer Pro Demo

Harmonies and effects are a snap with the latest combo amps aimed at singer-songwriters.

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NAMM '17 - Jensen Stealth Series Speaker Demos

The speaker vets show us three new neodymium-magnet designs in classic American and British voicings, as well as one for brutal rock and metal.

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NAMM '17 - Asher Guitars Vintage Series T Deluxe and Lap Steel Demos

California luthier Bill Asher debuts two extraordinarily lightweight and resonant designs with "roasted" wood from Tempered Tonewoods.

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NAMM '17 - Amptweaker Pressurizer Demo

James Brown's first non-dirt pedal packs in way more options than you'd find in a typical compressor.

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The Sexiest Guitars of NAMM 2017

For the last few years, I chronicled my favorite guitars of NAMM. Every year I walk the NAMM show floor and marvel at the gorgeous artwork that some …

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